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3 hrs ago | KOST-FM Glendale

If You Sing "Happy Birthday" You're Breaking The Law

No seriously guys...single "Happy Birthday" is against the law! In 1988, a division of Warner Music Group bought the rights to "Happy Birthday" and began collecting somewhere around $5k a day in licensing fees.

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Related Topix: Media, Music, Blog News, Recipes

7 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Taylor Swift's new publicist slams unflattering stories about the country star

Taylor Swift has hired a new publicist. The "22" singer has split with longtime PR spokeswoman, Paula Erickson, and hired Tree Paine to help deal with the ongoing media frenzy.

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Related Topix: Public Relations, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, Taylor Swift, Country, Hot Chicks, Media, Music

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Daily Kos

Economics Daily Digest: Inequality was not an accident

Mychal Denzel Smith writes that the U.S. economy was built on a foundation of inequality for women and racial minorities, and that we must fight racism and sexism if we hope to close the wealth gap.

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Related Topix: Media, Time Warner, Music, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

Radio World

Labels Sue Pandora

First SiriusXM, now Pandora. Several major record labels have sued Pandora, alleging the streaming music service has violated New York common law copyright protections by using recordings made before 1972 without permission.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Silicon Alley Insider

Senator Al Franken Wants Netflix's CEO To Testify Against The Comcast-Time Warner Merger

Senator Al Franken has asked Netflix CEO Reed Hastings to testify to Congress regarding the proposed Comcast-Time Warner Cable merger.

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Related Topix: Startups, Netflix, Cable & Satellite, Comcast, Al Franken, Senator Al Franken, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, Television, Cartoon Network, Media, Music

Single Serve Coffee

Two Strangers Can Connect Over Coffee

Can a coffee machine connect 2 strangers? After a year in the making, you can watch the Coffee Connector - an interactive coffee maker requiring two people to function.

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Related Topix: Time Warner, Media, Computers, Publishing, Television, Warner Bros Television, DC Comics, Cartoon Network, Music

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Denver Westword

According to the Summit Music Conference, Denver is ready for a hip-hop breakthrough

Over the weekend, the Summit Music Conference and Showcase took over Casselman's for a day.

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Related Topix: Cable & Satellite, Media, Radio, Siri, Music, Atlantic Records

New York Post

Stringer taking position on Time Inc. board: source

Sir Howard Stringer, the former Sony chairman, has agreed to accept a place on the Time Inc. board, said a source close to the situation.

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Related Topix: Sony, Electronics, Media, Time Warner, Music

Tue Apr 15, 2014

CIO

YouTube, Warner Music to Share Ad Revenue

YouTube, the uber-popular online video sharing site, has teamed up with Warner Music Group in a pact that will see revenue derived from site ads placed next to Warner's content - or user-generated content that features Warner music or video - shared between the two the firms, The Wall Street Journal reports .

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Related Topix: Startups, YouTube, Media, Music, San Mateo, CA

CIO

Google, Sony BMG, Warner Music Team in Video Deal

Google, the world's leading search engine, on Monday inked deals with both Sony BMG and Warner Music Group that will see the search firm distribute the two recording studios' music videos, Reuters reports .

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Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Media, Music, Internet, Science / Technology

Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Motley Fool

How Much Does YouTube Cost the Music Industry?

A recent study found that YouTube costs Warner Music Group upwards of $40 million per year in lost album sales.

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Related Topix: Media, Music, University of Colorado Boulder, Fairfield University

Fri Apr 11, 2014

River Front Times

Foxing Signs to Triple Crown Records

St. Louis post-hardcore/emo revival act Foxing has signed a deal with New York-based Triple Crown Records, a subsidiary of Warner Music Group.

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Related Topix: Media, Music, Hardcore, Brand New, Punk

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Investopedia

Message To Ted: CNN Isn't A Winner With Time Warner Today

Remember the hoopla over CNN's ratings jump over the spike in ratings in the wake of the disappearance of Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 in March 2014? Like the surge in viewership that occurred during the infamous Los Angeles police chase of football star and accused wife killer O.J. Simpson in his white Ford Bronco, it didn't last.

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Related Topix: Time Warner, Media, Computers, Television, Cartoon Network, Expand Networks, Publishing, Warner Bros Television, DC Comics, Music

Wed Apr 09, 2014

The Standard

Superheroes set for direct combat

Walt Disney has thrown down the gauntlet at Warner Bros by scheduling the next installment of its Captain America film series to open on the same day as its rival studio releases a combined Superman-Batman movie.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Warner Music Nashville Promotes Scott Hendricks to Executive Vice President, A&R

Warner Music Nashville , the Nashville-based recorded music operation of Warner Music Group, today announced the promotion of Scott Hendrick s to Executive Vice President, A&R.

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Related Topix: Media, Music, Blake Shelton, Country

Freshnews

Time Warner Inc. Announces Proposed $1.4 Billion Financing by Time Inc.

Time Warner Inc. and Time Inc. today announced that, in connection with Time Warner Inc.'s previously announced intention to separate Time Inc. from Time Warner Inc., Time Inc. plans to raise an aggregate $1.4 billion of debt through an offering of unsecured senior notes and by entering into a secured term loan facility.

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Related Topix: Time Warner, Media, Computers, Publishing, Turner Broadcasting System, Television, Warner Bros Television, DC Comics, Cartoon Network, Music

The Washington Post

Astrologer Susan Miller answers your questions

Susan Miller is the founder of Astrology Zone , which debuted in December 1995 on Time Warner.

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Related Topix: Green House Data, Expand Networks, Media, Time Warner, Television, StyleFeeder, Cartoon Network, Music

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Reuters

Comcast, Time Warner to face lawmakers on merger plan

Executives from Comcast Corp and Time Warner Cable Inc are expected to defend their plan to merge as they go before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday, the first hearing since the $45.2-billion deal was announced in February.

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Related Topix: Cable & Satellite, Comcast, Green House Data, Expand Networks, Media, Time Warner, Television, Cartoon Network, Music

CNN

Ally Financial says 'Thank you, taxpayers'

Ally is going public so it can pay back the government for its bailout. That's good news.

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Related Topix: Time Warner, Media, Computers, Green House Data, Expand Networks, Television, StyleFeeder, Cartoon Network, Music

Stories

Executive Shuffles: Warner Classics, Billboard Magazine, Film Musicians Secondary Market Fund

Kim Roberts Hedgpeth has been named administrator of the Film Musicians Secondary Markets Fund, replacing Dennis Dreith .

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